“I think there’s a little bit of ‘cathedral’ even in the worst movie theatre.” On “The Economist Asks” David Chase, creator of “The Sopranos” and the show’s movie prequel “The Many Saints of Newark”, explains why he loves the cinema econ.st/3BIcPpv
“There’s no consensus over what the priority should be.” @AlexandraSuich tells our “Checks and Balance” podcast that regulating Facebook will be tricky as Congress can’t agree on a path forward econ.st/3j5xn3T
Images of U.S. Border Patrol agents on horseback corralling Haitian migrants in Del Rio, Texas, have galvanized civil rights groups to press for change. They say the immigration system has long been broken and treated Black migrants especially harshly. nyti.ms/3BX6s1B
"We can't control thoughts that people filled with hate have, but when you speak out, when you choose to act in certain ways, that's when it's not OK," said Ross Wilburn, Iowa's first Black Democratic Party chair. nyti.ms/3G6g5xA
President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil should face homicide charges over his mishandling of the pandemic, a report by a panel of Brazilian senators said, asserting that his policies intentionally let the virus kill hundreds of thousands of people in Brazil. nyti.ms/3nc3YGi
Dr. Rachel Levine was sworn in as the first female four-star admiral in the history of the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, a uniformed service of more than 6,000 health, science and engineering professionals.
Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey's contentious relationship began while they were filming Red Dawn, and when they worked together on Dirty Dancing, he grew frustrated with what he perceived as a difference in maturity.
I Love Trouble costars Julia Roberts and Nick Nolte "gave each other a hard time" from the moment they met, and she told the New York Times he was "completely disgusting."
She said, "He's going to hate me for saying this, but he seems to go out of his way to repel people."
Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons played a married couple on the second season of Fargo in 2015, and they got together after she broke up with her longtime partner a year later.
They've been engaged since 2017 and have two children together.
Freddie Prinze Jr. and Sarah Michelle Gellar's characters were just friends in I Know What You Did Last Summer in 1997. They didn't start dating until three years later when a planned dinner with a mutual friend who couldn't make it turned into an impromptu date.
Eliza Taylor and Bob Morley kept their relationship secret for six years while playing Clarke and Bellamy, who were never an official couple but were a popular pairing to ship, on The 100.
They surprised fans by announcing their marriage in 2019.
Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys began to play a married couple on The Americans in 2013, and even though romance rumors swirled after she separated from her then-husband, they didn't start dating publicly until 2014.
They had a son in 2016.
Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks met when she guest-starred on an episode of Bosom Buddies in 1981, but it wasn't until they played the romantic leads in Volunteers four years later that they "just looked at each other and — kaboing — that was that," as he told GQ.
Josh Dallas and Ginnifer Goodwin were both freshly out of long-term relationships when they met on the set of Once Upon a Time in 2011, and a year later, they were officially dating.
They got married in 2014, and they have two kids together.
New York City's goal is to randomly test 10% of unvaccinated children in its schools each week. City officials are hoping that cases will decline further in schools over the next few weeks.
Low rates are seen as a success, but there is room for improvement. Experts believe the city should test more students to detect outbreaks before they start. On average, the city tests 302 out of every 10,000 students each week. nyti.ms/3vqYThh
The average weekly positive rate among New York City students is 0.25% — well under the city-wide rate of 2.43%. Here’s how positivity rates by district compare between students and staff. nyti.ms/3vqYThh
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